The 20 Best Day Trips from Barcelona

While Barcelona is a traveler’s dream, the surrounding area of Catalonia is extraordinary. If you’re visiting the Catalan capital, I highly recommend you explore the underrated regions in this northeastern part of Spain. After a decade of living in Barcelona and traveling to new towns and cities, I’m still amazed by the variety of unique…

Is Barcelona Safe for Tourists?

ContentsIs Barcelona safe for tourists?Barcelona crime statisticsSafety tips before traveling to BarcelonaDemonstrations and protestsPickpocketsGeneral CrimeHate crimesVehicle crimeTerrorismEmergency phone numbers in BarcelonaFAQsWhat are the most dangerous neighborhoods in Barcelona?Is there a Barcelona crime map?Is Barcelona safe at night? What if I have a room on the first floor? Is Barcelona safe for tourists? In the aftermath of…

Things to do in Barcelona with Teens

ContentsThe Ultimate Guide on Things to do in Barcelona with TeensWhy visit Barcelona with a teenagerWhat is the best age for a teenager to visit Barcelona?The Best Places to Visit in Barcelona for TeenagersMake your way around Gaudi’s wondrous Sagrada Família.Taste and see the food delights at the La Boqueria Market.Enjoy the elaborate and colorful…

Beget, Spain: A Complete Guide to a Tiny Medieval Village

ContentsBeget, Spain: A Complete Guide to a Tiny Medieval VillageWhat to do in BegetVisit the 12th-century Church of San CristòfolWalk along the bumpy cobblestone lanesBathe or play along the riverTake a hike around the stunning surrounding areaFood and restaurants in Beget, SpainHow to arrive at Beget, SpainWhere to stay in BegetTips for visiting Beget Beget,…

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How to Dress in Barcelona According to Season

Don’t know what to pack for Barcelona? Dress for the weather so you’re comfortable on a coffee shop terrace, in the underground metro, or in the shadowy streets of The Gothic Quarter. Let’s talk basic Barcelona fashion, shall we? Learn how to dress in Barcelona according to season! ContentsWhat to wear in BarcelonaWinterThe weather in…

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Plan Your Barcelona Itinerary: 3 Days Guide, Written By a Local

You’ve got your airline tickets. Your Pinterest boards are loaded with “things to do in Barcelona”. Next up: planning! But where to start? Well, I’ve created a recommended Barcelona itinerary: 3 days in the city that I’ve called home for the past 13 years. Check out the routes and recommended places to eat on the…

Best Weekend Getaways from Barcelona by Train or Bus

While Barcelona is an all-in-one destination of beaches, culture, architecture, and gastronomy, there’s still a world of possibilities beyond its city limits. And if you live in Barcelona like me, sometimes you need an escape from your surroundings. So, ready to pack your bags in 2022? Because I’m sharing the best weekend getaways from Barcelona…

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